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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Borneo on Thursday, 8 March 2018

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Borneo on Thursday, 8 March 2018
Date & time: Thu, 8 Mar 13:06:14 UTC
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.17°N / 116.63°E [Map]
Nearest volcano: Bombalai (241 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

"I felt it" reports:
Jennings / not felt
jalan sopo / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(63.1 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Sepanggar, kota kinabalu sabah (54.1 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Papar (91.4 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(1718.4 km W from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: shake shake shake grrr
Ranau / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(62.4 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Alam damai / MMI III (Weak shaking)
taman satria kota kinabalu menggatal / MMI V (Moderate shaking): sitting on the bed when it happened, almost thought its the end of the world. I felt dizzy afterwards
KOTA KINABALU (68.3 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
kota kinabalu / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(71.8 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kota kinabalu / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kundasang / MMI IV (Light shaking): Was in my hotel room. I thought it was the rumbling of an unusually large truck on the highway nearby and then raised that it was a quake. No damage at all. Just frightened souls.
(54.3 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Luyang / MMI IV (Light shaking): Bed shaking and ceiling trembling
Papar / MMI V (Moderate shaking): An earthquake
Lido plaza penampang sabah / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Adventure Centre, Tamparuli / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(59 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(29.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Sepanggar, Kota Kinabalu, / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kota Kinabalu, Borneo / MMI IV (Light shaking): Was lay on bed and it began to rock, then the patio doors started to rattle and some of the glasses indoors began to move. First ever earthquake witnessed and a bizarre feeling felt. Staying in Kota Kinabalu, Borneo.
(54 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): 5 storey apartment building shake and glass window / timber door rattle briefly for around 3 - 4 seconds.
Kota Kinabalu, Borneo / MMI IV (Light shaking): Was lay on bed and it began to rock, then the patio doors started to rattle and some of the glasses indoors began to move. First ever earthquake witnessed and a bizarre feeling felt. Staying in Kota Kinabalu, Borneo.
Lintas square (64.6 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(54.4 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Penampang / MMI III (Weak shaking)
penampang / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Nagapas papar (91.1 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): It lasted just a few seconds as if I have vertigo for a while.
Taman ketiau,Putatan / MMI III (Weak shaking)
tuaran sabah / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kota kinabalu (7.8 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): It was weak but still shoking
Kota Kinabalu (27.1 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): 6 seconds of shaking noticed while indoors. Windows and wall were lightly shaken.
Kundasang / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Quit high. No one injured. Everyone save. Location:ayana resort kundasang
Kota Kinabalu / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Likas Kk Sabah / MMI IV (Light shaking): Still shocking
Kota Kinabalu, bukit bendera. / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt apartment swaying left and right, chair I sat in was swaying too.
(67.6 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Light shake 1x (via app)
Kota Kinabalu (63.6 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was sitting still. First wave came as a "weak shaking" and second wave was "light shaking"
kota kinabalu / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Radiant Maisonet, Likas, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah,Mala / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Building shaking, cars alarm activated. residents rush out the buildings.
Kota kinabalu / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kota Kinabalu (66.4 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
kota kinabalu / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kota kinabalu / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(70.9 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Ranau / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Bandau kota Marudu / MMI IV (Light shaking): Andasanku duarung momoguyu walai
Kampung Kolopis (62.1 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Light shaking felt while seated, no damage
(1.2 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Luyang / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Plaza 333, Kobusak Nosoob. / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Felt as if the whole building was moving slightly but it was obvious just for a couple of seconds.
Kota kinabalu / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kota Kinabalu (62.9 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Ranau / MMI IV (Light shaking)
penampang / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Manggatal / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(38.8 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt the earthquake for almost 5-10 seconds.
Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Borneo (69.2 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Slight shaking indoors, both upper and lower floors experienced the tremors. Very short incident, however
Kota kinabalu / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(58.2 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Kota kinabalu (63 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
(68.7 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
kota kinabalu sabah (180.8 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Kota marudu (21.2 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Putatan / MMI III (Weak shaking)
TAMBUNAN / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Kolombong / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Kolombong Kota Kinabalu / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Felt weak shaking for a few seconds
Jalan Putatan Ramayah / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Sembulan / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Papar,sabah / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kota Kinabalu / MMI IV (Light shaking): Bed was rocking as it happened.
(64.2 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Beaufort (Malaysia) (109 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Gempa bumi terasa smpi Membakut (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): Tremors for 5 second. (via EMSC)
Kota Belud (Malaysia) (40 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Suddenly shaking! (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): Sa nda brapa rasa tpi adik sa rasa. Sini ba kk (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): Felt tremor for 5secs (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (59 km W from epicenter)(no details): was at lintas, didnt felt anything. (via EMSC)
(Malaysia) (1635 km W from epicenter)(no details): Dining table swaying less than 5 second (via EMSC)
Keningau (Malaysia) (95 km SW from epicenter)(no details): It came with a bombing sound. (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): light shaking (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): ngam² saya study saya fikir anak buah saya berlari di bilik atas terus terfikir pasal gempa jadi saya pun pigi lh siring² untuk selamatkan diri mana tau jadi apa² . (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): While having my dinner near filipino market our chair suddenly shaking non stop for about 10-15 sec (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): My house is a single story semi-detached unit. Didn't really feel the tremor but rumbling noises occurred from my roof happened for under 2 seconds from my location. Tq (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): I don't realize it was earthquake which is I never experience before, and I also never expect the earthquake happened on my place. Thanks god I'm still alive. (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): Fully concious. Mild shaking. More likely ‘sway’ for few second. (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): Juste quelques secondes où j'ai senti mon canapé bouger sous moi, aucun bruit extérieur. (via EMSC)
(Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): Felt at kinarut area also at that time... (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (59 km W from epicenter)(no details): The quake lasted about 10secs,it happened when i was at home in the kitchen,i felt the kitchen floor & wall shaking & also i heard a rattling sound (via EMSC)
Kota Belud (Malaysia) (40 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Mau 5 saat juga dekat Pekan Taginambur. (via EMSC)
Ranau (Malaysia) (9 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Occured around 5 sec. Panic everywhere (via EMSC)
(Malaysia) (290 km SE from epicenter)(no details): My table shaking,then my mind spinning (via EMSC)
Beaufort (Malaysia) (125 km SW from epicenter)(no details): confuse (via EMSC)
Kudat (Malaysia) (97 km N from epicenter)(no details): I feel an earthquake (via EMSC)
Papar (Malaysia) (82 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Didn’t feel it (via EMSC)
Papar (Malaysia) (82 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Shaking at Papar.. (via EMSC)
Kinarut (Malaysia) (67 km W from epicenter)(no details): Pray to Allah always (via EMSC)
Penampang (Malaysia) (64 km W from epicenter)(no details): Felt it while watching tv. Only later noticed that the standing fan swaying by itself. (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): Was in the building at third floor. Can see how the cupboard shook . Scary (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): I was sitting in my car parked near cempaka/ho yuan restaurant then i felt my car like pumping for about 3 or 5 sec. (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): This is really scared me (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): I was laying at my bed watching youtube and suddenly my bed started to shake. My video was also paused and it resume when the earthquake end. (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): Harap tda jdi mcm dlu lgi (via EMSC)
Penampang (Malaysia) (59 km W from epicenter)(no details): Felt the strong shake with rattling sound (via EMSC)
Penampang (Malaysia) (59 km W from epicenter)(no details): things on my tv cabinet rattled (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (58 km W from epicenter)(no details): my kids panicked when it happened (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (57 km W from epicenter)(no details): Felt tremors for about 3-5seconds. Damai, KK (via EMSC)
Tamparuli (Malaysia) (39 km W from epicenter)(no details): It was occured for several seconds ,a little bit noise stone dropping sound alike.. (via EMSC)
Tuaran (Malaysia) (37 km W from epicenter)(no details): Bergegar kaki saya gara gempa bumiTu hari Jumaat pagi sekarng pulak Malam Jumaat (via EMSC)
Tawau (Malaysia) (244 km SE from epicenter)(no details): shake 3 sec (via EMSC)
Kudat (Malaysia) (97 km N from epicenter)(no details): Just shook for 10second (via EMSC)
Keningau (Malaysia) (92 km SW from epicenter)(no details): 7th floor building sway for about 4 seconds (via EMSC)
Papar (Malaysia) (82 km SW from epicenter)(no details): pelik rasanya bgoyang2 pdhal rmh batu . ruparupanya gempa (via EMSC)
Papar (Malaysia) (82 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Abnormal. (via EMSC)
Papar (Malaysia) (82 km SW from epicenter)(no details): I am sitting on the floor. I felt it. (via EMSC)
Kinarut (Malaysia) (67 km W from epicenter)(no details): Nope (via EMSC)
Papar (Malaysia) (67 km W from epicenter)(no details): Felt at lok kawi area... (via EMSC)
Putatan (Malaysia) (64 km W from epicenter)(no details): Felt it for 4 to 6 sec on 3rd floor (via EMSC)
Penampang (Malaysia) (64 km W from epicenter)(no details): felt it so strong here in putatan (via EMSC)
Penampang (Malaysia) (63 km W from epicenter)(no details): Felt it (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (62 km W from epicenter)(no details): last less than 10 second (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): Felt my display cabinet in living room shaking 3 to 4seconds.kota Kinabalu,Sabah (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): its around 5 second. (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): Fell it (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): I feel dizzy and light-headed. (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): I felt my body swaying. I thought I am having dizziness. (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): Thw ground was shaking (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): Shaked about 5-10seconds.. (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): The earthquake lasted about 3 whole seconds. (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): I just sitting and rest.. Suddenly feel my whole body shaking for few second. Maybe 3-5 second. (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): Can see the water in my bottle shake (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): Shaking for 3 second (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): Whole room shook (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): Felt tremors for a few seconds (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): Meja belajar saya bergeger (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): Felt it less than 10 second (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): I'm just about to sit down,then i felt shaking.i cannot believe,i taught it was my head ache. Then i saw my pc shaking. I ran out of the house and see my neighbour aquarium waving. All my housmate and my two kids oyt of the house. Nothing serious happen to us,except shock! (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): Light shaking, last for 5 to 6 sec (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): 我和朋友通电话的时候同时感觉到了这个地震 (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (59 km W from epicenter)(no details): I felt the shaking (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (58 km W from epicenter)(no details): About 2,3 second (via EMSC)
Penampang (Malaysia) (57 km W from epicenter)(no details): Obvious tremors were felt. Walls and furnitures were shaken. (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (56 km W from epicenter)(no details): Felt it in Kian kok secondary school. Was waiting to exit the school and the car suddenly feel shakey like more than 3second (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (55 km W from epicenter)(no details): My bed was shaking (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (54 km W from epicenter)(no details): Tv shaking left and right, no damage (via EMSC)
Kota Marudu (Malaysia) (53 km N from epicenter)(no details): Kota marudu 5 sec (via EMSC)
Kota Marudu (Malaysia) (53 km N from epicenter)(no details): Im living up on the hill.. I felt slight vibration of my house. Its made of woods, double storey. (via EMSC)
Tuaran (Malaysia) (53 km W from epicenter)(no details): At Shangri la resort Kota Kinabalu (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (51 km W from epicenter)(no details): kota kinabalu (via EMSC)
Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) (47 km W from epicenter)(no details): Earthquake felt in Bandar Sierra (via EMSC)
Tuaran (Malaysia) (44 km W from epicenter)(no details): Rugading terasa gegaran (via EMSC)
Tuaran (Malaysia) (44 km W from epicenter)(no details): OMG!! Again in sabah (via EMSC)
Tuaran (Malaysia) (44 km W from epicenter)(no details): Feel like a giant worm sliding under the house (via EMSC)
Kota Belud (Malaysia) (40 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Less than 5 seconds but can be felt, obviously. (via EMSC)
Kota Belud (Malaysia) (40 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I thought I felt the tremor twice. It lasted less than 10 sec. (via EMSC)
Tamparuli (Malaysia) (39 km W from epicenter)(no details): I feel the earthquake and I was ready to run to a safe area. Thank God no damage and everyone was safe. (via EMSC)
Tamparuli (Malaysia) (39 km W from epicenter)(no details): Felt the bed sway and window rattling (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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